Hotel Monte del Mago

Address: La Monica Street, Alajuela, Province of Alajuela, 71 4059, Costa Rica | Hotel
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.

TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Monte del Mago Alajuela

4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

Travel Blogs from Alajuela

OK, we lied...more to talk about!

A travel blog entry by tunes on Mar 22, 2015

3 comments, 4 photos

... are picked one at a time by migrant workers that mostly come from Nicaragua. They are paid by how much they pick. For every basket they get one token, and at the end of the week, the tokens are exchanged for money. They are provided with housing and a very fast worker can earn $40 - $50 per day. The process is very labor-intensive, the plants take 4 years to produce coffee beans and only have one crop yearly. Premium beans are ...

Our first few days in Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by brazil2011 on Jan 12, 2015

16 photos

... more members of our team showed up, which was much needed after the airport. On the first full day that we were here, Sunday, we woke up and got ready for a nice church service. Every one in the church was so polite and happy to see us. We were greeted with hugs and kisses from many members of the church. Having this be the first time coming, it was nice to show up to a strange place and feel like family. Everyone around here tries very hard to understand what you are saying ...

A little about my traveling companions

A travel blog entry by christim on Jan 03, 2015

2 photos

... QFormat="true" Name="Strong"/>
UnhideWhenUsed="false" QFormat="true" Name="Emphasis"/>
UnhideWhenUsed="false" Name="Table Grid"/>

UnhideWhenUsed="false" QFormat="true" Name="No Spacing"/>
UnhideWhenUsed="false" ...

Well that was a quick visit

A travel blog entry by kasnsqueak on Jun 11, 2014

5 photos

... time we decided we had better buy, an onward ticket from Costa Rica to Panama in advance so we bought night bus open tickets to Panama City. We got the 2pm bus and the trip across the border was uneventful. However we knew in Costa Rica we were definitely going tonhave tp have our onwards travel plans confirmed before crossing.eventually a long trip ensued and being located near the end and the bus toilet was a sickeningly smelly trip and was almost unbearable. Thankfully a ...

Adios muchachas!

A travel blog entry by bpancoast on Mar 06, 2014

10 photos

... made a ton of noise. Next they sang some songs with them, and then we played "Roja Verde," our Spanish version of red light green light. They kids in wheelchairs were pushed by a student, and the ambulatory kids were also guided by a student to control the chaos. I got to be the red light/green light...which made the kids laugh a ton. We tried Simon Says, but it just doesn't translate...and they are a little young and cognitively challenged. ...

Other places to stay in Alajuela